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The Resource In the field, among the feathered : a history of birders & their guides, Thomas R. Dunlap

In the field, among the feathered : a history of birders & their guides, Thomas R. Dunlap

Label
In the field, among the feathered : a history of birders & their guides
Title
In the field, among the feathered
Title remainder
a history of birders & their guides
Statement of responsibility
Thomas R. Dunlap
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A history of field guides about American birds from the Victorian era to the present draws on extensive archival research to demonstrate how the twin pursuits of recreation and conservation have rendered field guides a preferred method of informal education, citing the contributions of such figures as Roger Tory Peterson
Writing style
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10074797
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1943-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Dunlap, Thomas R.
Dewey number
598.072/3473
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • plates
Index
index present
LC call number
QL677.5
LC item number
.D83 2011
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Bird watching
  • Bird watchers
  • Bird watching
  • Birds
  • Birds
Target audience
adult
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/titleRemainder
a history of birders & their guides
Label
In the field, among the feathered : a history of birders & their guides, Thomas R. Dunlap
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages [207]-235) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Shooting birds with opera glasses -- A book for a hobby, 1889-1920 -- Knowledge & skills -- The field guide comes of age -- Birds over America -- Birding in a silent spring -- Environmental birding -- Conclusion : the gyre
Control code
842304
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
x, 241 pages, 12 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9780199734597
Lccn
2011009169
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations (some color)
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780199734597
  • (OCoLC)ocn710815990
Label
In the field, among the feathered : a history of birders & their guides, Thomas R. Dunlap
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages [207]-235) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Shooting birds with opera glasses -- A book for a hobby, 1889-1920 -- Knowledge & skills -- The field guide comes of age -- Birds over America -- Birding in a silent spring -- Environmental birding -- Conclusion : the gyre
Control code
842304
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
x, 241 pages, 12 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9780199734597
Lccn
2011009169
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations (some color)
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780199734597
  • (OCoLC)ocn710815990

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